Katherine Acey Named One of Women’s eNews 21 Leaders for the 21st Century

Published on Jan 6, 2011

Women’s eNews released the names of their 21 Leaders for the 21st Century 2011, honoring former Astraea Executive Director Katherine Acey and twenty others as “outstanding examples of the creativity, dedication and innovation of the leadership working to improve women’s lives.”  The 2011 cohort of 21 was chosen in a painstaking process from 200 remarkable nominees.

USA- New York

Women’s eNews writes, “Katherine Acey was the first full-time employee 23 years ago of Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice. She built the organization into a powerhouse that provides financial support to lesbian-led, transgender and progressive groups. Under her leadership, the group has provided grants to secure human rights at home and abroad.”

Read Women’s eNews Profile of Katherine and six others who “dismantle bias.”

Read about each of the 21 Leaders for the 21st Century 2011.

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